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  • Doug Horton
    Doug Horton
    American Protestant clergyman 1891-1968
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    Seeing the light is a choice, not seeing the light is no choice.
  • Victor Hugo
    Victor Hugo
    French writer 1802-1885
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    Do not ask the name of the person who seeks a bed for the night. He who is reluctant to give his name is the one who most needs shelter.
  • Alan Alda
    Alan Alda
    American actor, director, screenwriter, and author. 1936-
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    Laugh at yourself, but don't ever aim your doubt at yourself. Be bold. When you embark for strange places, don't leave any of yourself safely on shore. Have the nerve to go into unexplored territory.
  • Horace
    Horace
    Roman poet 65-8 BC
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    Words will not fail when the matter is well considered.
  • Billy Collins
    Billy Collins
    American poet 1941-
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    It is important for the poet not to be emotional because you cannot see the world clearly with tears in your eyes.
    Source: Interview with Kritya: In the Name of Poetry
  • John Stuart Mill
    John Stuart Mill
    English economist 1806-1873
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    What ever crushes individuality is despotism, no matter what name it is called.
  • Robert Louis Stevenson
    Robert Louis Stevenson
    Scottish writer and poet 1850-1895
    Robert Louis Stevenson
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    When your toil has been a pleasure, you have not earned money merely, but money, health, delight, and moral profit, all in one.
    Source: Familiar Studies of Men and Books: Stevenson's (2016) 65
  • Simone Weil
    Simone Weil
    French philosopher 1909-1943
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    Oppression that is clearly inexorable and invincible does not give rise to revolt but to submission.
  • Abraham Lincoln
    Abraham Lincoln
    American statesman 1809-1865
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    You can 't do the right thing the wrong way.
  • Aristotle
    Aristotle
    Greek philosopher 384 BC - 322 BC
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    What it lies in our power to do, it lies in our power not to do.
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